Calinos Entertainment Taps Kanal D International Alum


Calinos Entertainment has appointed Kanal D International alum Gamze Utma Besler as international sales manager for Asia, CIS, Russia and the Baltics.

Besler joins from Kanal D International, where she worked as a sales executive, in charge of managing content sales in the CIS and Asia regions. Prior to that, she worked in the acquisition department of D-Smart. Much earlier in her career, she worked at Calinos as an acquisitions and sales executive at Calinos Films.

“I’m happy to turn back to Calinos, where I worked in the early years of my career, which had a significant contribution to me and was a milestone of my business life,” Besler said. “I feel like I’ve gotten back home after a long journey.”

Fırat Gülgen, Calinos Entertainment’s founder and CEO, added, “I believe that Gamze Utma Besler’s presence in the Calinos team will strengthen our hand in Asia, CIS, Russia and the Baltics region. I wish her success with her new role.”